Items Tagged with 'Immigration reform'


  • Housing industry applauds Trump’s State of the Union address

    But will the booming economy solve housing affordability issues?
    As expected, the president touched on topics such as recently passed tax reform and the ongoing immigration debate in his State of the Union address Tuesday night. Housing experts applauded the president’s speech, but one pointed out that while Trump’s claimed the economy is booming, low levels of affordability and rising home prices continue to plague the housing market.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Why immigrants are crucial to the housing market

    The driving force behind 40% of housing demand, and growing
    Despite all the media attention focused on Hispanic immigrants, the fastest-growing group of immigrants is actually Asians and, more specifically, Indians. Indians as well as Chinese-Americans are also more likely to own than rent.
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  • What immigration reform means for housing

    Growth potential among immigrants is substantial
    With the recent announcement of President Obama’s Executive Order on immigration reform, responses from both sides of the political spectrum have been mixed. However, the reform can be expected to spur new opportunities for growth in the housing market.
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  • Immigration reform could spur housing recovery

    Could grow residential construction spending by $68 billion per year
    By evaluating immigration reform, America could accelerate the current housing recovery by dramatically increasing demand for housing units, in addition to spurring the overall economic recovery, a study from the Bipartisan Policy Center claims.
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